6 Things You Can Do While Waiting for Your SPM Result

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You have finished your SPM! Congratulations! In just less than a month, you will receive the aftermath of your hard work. Now, rather than anxiously waiting for how you did and what’s your final result, take a look at 6 things you can do in your spare time

1. Watch movies/TV Show related to your future course


Put on your PJs, grab some popcorn, tuck yourself in a comfortable blanket, and turn on your laptop because you need to relax by watching some fun movies or tv shows. Whichever your preference is, watching in your spare time can really be a fun activity to do it alone or together. 

Here, we recommend  movies that relate to your future course so you can get entertained, educated, and get inspired by these movies at the same time.


  • The Social Network
  • Wall Street
  • The Big Short


  • The Judge
  • The Insult
  • Law & Order (TV Show)


  • Shutter Island
  • Midsommar
  • Unsettling


  • Grey’s Anatomy (TV Show)
  • The Good Doctor (TV Show)
  • The Resident (TV Show)


  • Avatar
  • Moonfall
  • The Adam Project

Culinary Arts

  • Le Chef
  • Ratatoille
  • Foodie Love

2. Travel


What’s the best activity to do in your leisure time? Travel! Spare some of your time to travel and wandering around the city, enjoying the calmness of the beach, or even get a thrilling experience by going to an amusement park. It is known that travel could reduce stress levels and thus, increase happiness and productivity. 

Best Countries to Travel and Study at:

1. Australia

Australia’s distinctive flora and fauna may be seen while studying there. Many Australian institutions are world-class academically. Australia’s higher education system is world-class, with 1,100 institutions offering 22,000 degrees. This system is rigorous, rational, disciplined, and futuristic, which is why the country ranks ninth in high-quality education. What distinguishes Australian schools? The nation’s 1,100 educational institutions provide over 22,000 bachelor’s and master’s courses.

2. United Kingdom

UK institutions consistently rank well in international university rankings due to their world-class education. Globally talented scholars also attend these colleges. British universities teach students critical and creative thinking skills that have made them renowned worldwide. Most UK universities accept international students. You may mix and match courses and degrees to design a degree programme that meets your needs and interests.

3. Canada

Canada attracts thousands of international students because it boasts one of the longest coastlines, vast wilderness, worldclass cities, and a culture that values tolerance and diversity. Since many Canadian universities are ranked well internationally, the Canadian Ministry of Education has lately devised an educational plan to attract more foreign students to Canadian institutions. This is why Canada is so popular with international students. The comprehensive educational plan encourages overseas students to work while studying Bachelor’s or Master’s degrees and to stay in the country after graduation.

3. Volunteer


If you want to gain some meaningful experience and meeting new people, you can volunteer There are numerous non-profit organizations (NGOs) out there that need the hand of the youth to help them. You can choose on which NGO field you want work in. It can be women empowerment, refugees, nature, education, and many more. Here, we provide some websites that you can look up to find some volunteer job that suits you best

4. Join short online course


With the help of technology, you can easily find short courses and classes that match your interests online. For example, you’re interested to join a 3-month course of coding in Python, or a 10 weeks of graphic design class. Not only this will fill in your leisure time, but also gain more knowledge. Below are websites for you to easily find online classes or courses.

5. Go to education fair/expo

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While waiting for your results to come out, you can explore tons of courses/university programs that are available. Visiting an education fair can be a perfect occasion for you to discover and learn more about education inside or outside the country.

You can also visit our E2 Study in Australia Discovery Day on 3rd December at Excel Education, Petaling Jaya. 

6. Consult with our best consultant


Lastly, if you still don’t know what to take after your results are out, you can consult with us to know which programs, course, and university suits you the best. It can help you prepare better for the future and, fill in your gap time. Whether it’s Australia, Malaysia, UK, we can surely get you there. We’ll help you 100% and we provide best consultancy services for FREE.

Contact us to find out more!

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Amanda Kaffah

I am a part-time content writer, a part-time Computer Science student, and a full-time dreamer. Likes to munch some food while doing some work or watching netflix.

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